Tarkington, Booth 1869-1946
Most widely held works about Booth Tarkington
Most widely held works by Booth Tarkington
The magnificent Ambersons by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
144 editions published between 1918 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,499 libraries worldwide
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize when it was first published in 1918. The Magnificent Ambersons chronicles the changing fortunes of three generations of an American dynasty. The protagonist of Booth Tarkington's great historical drama is George Amberson Minafer, the spoiled and arrogant grandson of the founder of the family's magnificence. Eclipsed by a new breed of developers, financiers, and manufacturers, this pampered scion begins his gradual descent from the midwestern aristocracy to the working class.
Alice Adams by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
90 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 3,027 libraries worldwide
Alice feels inadequate both because she is snubbed by a clique that has false standards and because she discredits her own good qualities. This story shows the growing pains of a high school girl who failed to crash small-town society.
Seventeen by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
123 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,774 libraries worldwide
A tale of youth and summer time and the Baxter family, especially William.
Monsieur Beaucaire by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
180 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in 11 languages and held by 2,529 libraries worldwide
Mr. Lewis Waller's season, Daly's Theatre, now playing. Lewis Waller as "Monsieur Beaucaire," a romantic comedy in four acts by Booth Tarkington and E.G. Sutherland. Produced under the personal supervision of Mr. Waller. Dances arranged by Mr. Eille Norwood.
Penrod by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
118 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 2,518 libraries worldwide
A saga of the American boy.
Penrod and Sam by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
74 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,748 libraries worldwide
The coming of age adventures of two friends growing up at the turn of the century.
The gentleman from Indiana by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
102 editions published between 1899 and 2007 in English and Danish and held by 1,619 libraries worldwide
The turmoil by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
43 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and Norwegian and held by 1,616 libraries worldwide
Industrialist James Sheridan, Sr., once a laborer, insists on moulding the careers of his three sons; however, he loses James, Jr., in a flood disaster, and Roscoe suffers a mental breakdown. Realizing his mistake, he begins to insure the happiness of the third son, Bibbs, by bringing him together with Mary, the girl he loves.
The gentleman from Indianapolis; a treasury of Booth Tarkington by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
6 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,540 libraries worldwide
The conquest of Canaan by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
46 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,538 libraries worldwide
Image of Josephine by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
12 editions published between 1945 and 1948 in English and held by 1,300 libraries worldwide
Kate Fennigate by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
11 editions published between 1942 and 1949 in English and French and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
Penrod : his complete story by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
16 editions published between 1913 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 969 libraries worldwide
The plutocrat; a novel by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
37 editions published between 1927 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 923 libraries worldwide
Comedy about philistines and highbrows; the scene is Algiers and Tunis.
Claire Ambler by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
23 editions published in 1928 in 4 languages and held by 866 libraries worldwide
Character sketch of Claire and the long procession of men who loved her.
The two Vanrevels by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
53 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Dark yellowish-green (C137) ribbed morocco grain cloth; stylized potted plant in cream, with gilt lettering, partly within cream line border; motif repeated on spine; t.e.g.
Rumbin galleries by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
8 editions published between 1937 and 1938 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
Mr. Rumbin, art dealer, and his young assistant are honest with clients but sharp with other dealers.
The flirt by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
40 editions published between 1913 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 771 libraries worldwide
Cora is the spoiled daughter of the Madison family. Everyone caters to her every whim. She is engaged to Richard Lindley, although her sister Laura secretly pines for him. But when Valentine Corliss comes to town, Cora forgets her beau altogether. Corliss is working a stock swindle and he uses Cora's affection to enlist the help of her father, who is highly respected in the community. Cora forges her father's name on a document and gives it to Corliss, who skips town. The locals who have been cheated out of their money are in an uproar and Papa Madison is in danger of being arrested. Cora tries to reconcile with Lindley, who refuses to have her back. Laura forces Cora to confess to the forgery, and brother Jimmy comes home to make good his father's losses. Corliss is found in New York and arrested. Lindley, meanwhile, finds out about Laura's love and marries her.
Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
30 editions published between 1922 and 2008 in English and held by 763 libraries worldwide
In the arena : stories of political life by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
39 editions published between 1905 and 2005 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
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Tarkington, B. (Booth), 1869-1946
Tarkington, Newton Booth.
Tarkington, Newton Booth, 1869-1946
Tarkington, Newton Booth 1869-1946 Vollständigere Namensform
Van Loot, Cornelius O
Van Loot, Cornelius Obenchain
Van Loot, Cornelius Obenchain, 1869-1946達肯頓
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